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Horatio Nelson
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Tsouras, Peter G. (ed.) The Book of Military Quotations. St. Paul, MN: Zenith Press. 1992, p. 54.
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Life of Nelson (Ch. 9) A signal to the British fleet before the battle of Trafalgar - The Battle of Trafalgar (October 21, 1805)
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Before the battle of the Nile (August 1, 1797)
Horatio Nelson
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The dispatches and letters of vice admiral ... Nelson, with notes by sir N.H. Nicolas (1846 edition)
Horatio Nelson
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Letters and despatches of Horatio, viscount Nelson: duke of Bronte, vice admiral of the White squadron (1886 edition)


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Born: September 29, 1758

Died: October 21, 1805 (aged 47)

Nationality: British

Occupation: Soldier

Bio: Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté, was a flag officer famous for his service in the Royal Navy, particularly during the Napoleonic Wars. He was noted for his inspirational leadership and superb grasp of strategy and unconventional tactics, which resulted in a number of decisive naval victories.

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